Caitlin Thompson is WNYC.org's executive editor, and oversees Soundcheck. She was WNYC's political editor during the 2012 election, graduated from the Missouri School of Journalism and is the titleholder of the women’s tennis team’s pizza eating contest. Thirteen slices.
Watch | First Presidential Debate, Read Live Chat
Brian Lehrer's (Mostly) Swing State Radio Network Previews the Debates
Monday, October 01, 2012
The first presidential debate happened last night, and we watched (and chatted) it live with Brian Lehrer, Anna Sale, our swing state colleagues and the politically diverse It's A Free Country bloggers. Check out what we talked about here!